UK Government funded Scholarship

UK Government funded Scholarship

Do you aspire to study in the top Universities of United Kingdom? The British government awards a large number of UK Government Funded Scholarship to  African students who want to study in United Kingdom for free.

Despite the competition in scholarship funding’s a growing number of scholarships are being offered by UK government to attract most talented international students.

Below are a selection of the top UK government funded scholarships for African and International students.

UK Government Funded Scholarship

British Chevening Scholarships

Funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations, British Chevening Scholarships are the UK government’s global scholarship program.

The scholarship provides full or part time funding for Masters Degree program in any subject at any UK University.

The Scholarship Will Cover:

  • University tuition fees , Travel costs to and from the UK , Cost of one visa application , Arrival allowance , Monthly allowance & Homeward departure allowance.

How to Apply:

  • Applications can only be submitted by using Chevening online application system.

Click here to Apply for British Chevening Scholarship 

Commonwealth Scholarships for Developing Commonwealth Countries

Funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID), Commonwealth Scholarships are offered for citizens of developing Commonwealth countries.

The scholarship provides awards for studies in Masters and PhD level.

The Scholarship Will Cover:

  • Travel costs to and from the UK, Personal maintaining allowance, Initial arrival allowance, Tuition and examination fees and Thesis grant.

How to Apply:

  • Direct applications from candidates is not accepted for these Scholarships. All applications must be made through your nominating agency (or university/university body) in your home country.
For more information Please visit the official website here: Commonwealth Scholarships Application

Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme at UK Universities

UK scholarships for international students undertaking studies in Masters Degree in the UK. Programs studied must be relevant to development of Technology, Economy or Society within the student’s county of origin.

The Scholarship Will Cover:

  • Tuition and examination fees, Travel costs to and from the UK at the end of your award, Monthly allowance , Thesis grant, Study travel grant, Warm clothing allowance and excess baggage allowance.

How to Apply:

  • You must check with your UK university for their specific advice and rules for applying, and for their own closing date for applications.
For more information Please visit the official website here:Commonwealth Shared Scholarship Scheme

Do you want to study in China for free? Apply for Chinese Government Scholarships

Disclaimer: This is NOT the official scholarship page. For complete and updated information, please always refer to the official website of the scholarship provider. Any reliance you place on information from is strictly at your own risk. 


  • sisay getachew 3 years ago

    It’s good

  • bantamlak mulat 3 years ago


  • ashenafiwoldehana 3 years ago

    I want to apply this scholar chance to be improve my knowledge. am Ethiopian and undergraduate.

  • Miheretab 3 years ago

    I’m want to study Architecture in UK university

  • chalchisa milkecha hunde 3 years ago

    I need if PHD in water sector

  • Aneley 3 years ago

    Thanks for your kind assistance !

  • girma libachew 3 years ago

    i want to study journalism and communication in masters degree if i get the chance

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